The History Of The

City Of Cumberland

"History Through the Years"

-- Compiled by the Cumberland Women's Club and Published by the Cumberland Advocate
1874-1974

(used by permission of the Cumberland Advocate)

Donated by Linda Mott

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

PART ONE
Background and Early History
The First Indians of What is Now Cumberland
Sand Lake Indian History
History of the Early Norwegian Settlers - Cumberland and Section 10
Comstock and Bethany Area
Swedish History
German History
Italian History
Cumberland Pioneer Association

PART TWO
A History of the Cumberland Schools
Cumberland Library
100 Years of Medical and Health Care
Toftness Chiropractic Clinic
Congregational Church
Cumberland Catholic Community
A Historical Review of the United Methodist Church
Baptist Church
History of St. Paul's Lutheran Church
History of Trinity Lutheran Church
First Lutheran Church
Church of God in Christ (Mennonite)
History of Augustana Lutheran Church
Logging and Lumber Industry
Banks 1883-1974
Cumberland City Dairy
Telephone Company
The Cumberland Fruit Package Company
Cumberland Pickle Factory
The Cumberland "Canning Factory"
Universal Foods Corporation--Stella Cheese
The Cumberland Milling Company
Cumberland Farmer's Union Co-op
The Hines Company
3M Company
Falcon Drill Company, Inc.
Ardisam
Cumberland Golf Course
Early City Government
Cumberland Advocate

PART THREE
The Rice Bed in Beaver Dam Lake
Gypsies
Mary Mike--Sales Lady
"Branlander" (Burnland)
What Can You Get For A Penny These Days?
School Days
Big Days
Sand Lake Native Americans
Cumberland Memories
The Bank Robbery
Memories of a Mail Clerk
Reminiscence of 1882-1886
Law and Order
Early Disasters
1898 Fire
Jeffery Business Block Burns Sunday Night
Summer Cottages and Resorts
City Hall--Nostalgia and Now--1874-1974
Some Cumberland "Firsts"
Gleanings From the Advocate
Two Olympian Brothers
Sister Mary Madeleva C.S.C.
Miss Helen Adams
Miss Mary Hopkins
Photo Captions
 

 

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